EPISODE #6292: AMERICA’S GAME
We’re on the dreaded Home Sweet Home set.
$1K Tossup: ON THE MAP
D _ _ _ R
_ _ L _ W _ _ E
Brenna locates DOVER, DELAWARE (the man next to her said it but he forgot to ring in). Interviewing them in order…
Brenna Schulter: nurse practitioner who’s learning Spanish from Ludlow, IL
Ron Bernard: former aerospace worker of 32 yrs. from Long Beach
Lindsey Nichelson: attends the Univ. of the Incarnate Word Pharmacy School from San Antonio
$2K Tossup: LIVING THING
G O _ D _ _
_ E T _ I _ _ _ R
Brenna didn’t need any help from anyone to get GOLDEN RETRIEVER.
TONIGHT’S SS: Zappos
Tues./Thurs. Gift Tag: Gas cards
Round 1: WAYD?
She starts w/ three N’s for $2,100, a FP O, and three G’s for the WC, then she buys four I’s and an E, and picks a $1,200 pair of S’s before she’s…
S I N G I N G
_ _ O N G / _ I _ _
_ _ E / _ _ S I _
…SINGING ALONG WITH THE MUSIC for $4,300.
Brenna: $7,300 WC/Others: $0 each
Mystery Round: SAME NAME
Ron’s up first w/ a $1,400 pair of N’s, but then R for roadblock. Second, Lindsey calls up four S’s for the SS, four E’s, an L for the gas cards (76 logo on the tag), three I’s, and a U, followed by a $1,600 pair of C’s, a $650 B, but then the sole critical dud purchase of A to likely squander $10,750 cash & prizes. Brenna then semi-spingles for the T while she’s on the 1/2 CAR near the pink $600 and a single O…
B U S I N E S S / &
_ O E T I C
L I C E N S E
…she solves BUSINESS & POETIC LICENSE.
DUDS: R (Ron), A (Lindsey)
Brenna: $8,300 WC/Others: $0 each
Repeating Classic BP: VIDEO GAMES
PP/Express Round: PEOPLE
Lindsey’s next chance to score begins w/ a $650 T, three E’s, two $900 R’s, and an A, but after a $600 N is the BANKRUPT near $3,500 to give back $2,550. Second for Brenna are a $650 D but then the LaT. Third, Ron spins up that same BANKRUPT. Lindsey next plugs in a $1,800 trio of S’s, buys an I, but the same BANKRUPT gets her again and costs her $1,550. After Brenna’s dud of L, Ron puts up an $1,100 pair of C’s, a $600 W, an O, and a $1,300 pair of F’s. After he then buys the last vowel of U…
O F F I C E R S
C R E W / A N D
_ U E S T S
…he’ll meet the OFFICERS, CREW AND GUESTS on the Costa CARIBBEAN CRUISE, and he’s on the board w/ $8,500.
SOLE DUD: L (Brenna)
SOLE LaT: Brenna
BANKRUPTS: 3 (Lindsey 2x; Ron)
Brenna: $8,300 WC/Ron: $8,500 cash & cruise/Lindsey: ZIP
$3K Tossup: THING
_ E _ _ _ _ G
R E G I S _ R Y
Ron ups his lead w/ WEDDING REGISTRY.
Speed-Up Round: PHRASE
Here’s another one of those $1,600 FSs. Three R’s, and N and three T’s in…
_ _ _ ‘ R _ / _ N / T _ _
R _ _ _ T / T R _ _ _
…YOU’RE ON THE RIGHT TRACK, Brenna, and you’ve just won this game by just one consonant.
Brenna: $13,100 WC/Ron: $11,500 cash & cruise/Lindsey: $1K GOOSEEGG
BANKRUPT TRASH: $4,100
$100K Bonus Round
Brenna lands on the N of SPIN.
This looks easy to me…
_ _ _ E
S _ _ E / _ _ N
CDMO and P fill in something completely…
_ _ _ E
S O M E / _ _ N
…just the second word…but she did HAVE SOME FUN and nailed it even though her envelope is no good at all, meaning her final total’s $46,100.
$5K SPIN ID: JR3471747
MY RATING: 6